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Forex: CHF/JPY finds support after decline

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Having made a daily high this morning, CHF/JPY has declined sharply ahead of the US session and declined to find support.

The pair made a morning high at 106.76, but declined sharply ahead of the US open to post a low 104.73 before making support. Spot is currently trading at 104.92 and the 23.6% Fibonacci Retracement of daily decline falls at 105.20. Hourly MA´s are suggesting downside momentum, while Stochastics are in oversold territory at 18 and look to be turning. Hourly RSI is at 38 and looks to have smoothed after earlier downside momentum.

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